Meaning of PRISIADKA in English

/pris yahd"keuh/ , n.

a step in Slavic folk dancing in which the dancer squats on the haunches and kicks out each foot alternately; the characteristic step of the kazachok.

[ 1935-40; prisyádka, equiv. to prisyad-, var. s. of prisést' to squat ( pri- v. prefix, here marking action done incompletely or temporarily + sest' to sit down, akin to SIT 1 ) + -ka n. suffix; or prýsyadka, formed in a parallel manner from prysísty to squat ]

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